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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46835
Last updated: 25 May 2019
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Date:27-APR-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:363rd TFW, 19th TFS, USAF (363rd Tactical Fighter Wing, 19th Tactical Fighter Squadron, United States Air Force)
Registration: 83-1117
C/n / msn: 61-670
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fort Campbell, Hopkinsville, Kentucky -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Shaw AFB, South Carolina (SSC/KSSC)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off April 27 1985: Hit the ground near Fort Campbell, Kentucky killing the pilot, Captain Edgar Earl Johnson, Jr. His funeral took place on July 4 1985 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. Lost instruments in bad weather.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/1447/
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170306224555/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_80s.htm
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1983.html
4. http://peacetime-casualties.findthedata.org/l/26484/Edgar-E-Johnson-Jr
5. http://www.interment.net/data/us/tx/bexar/ftsamnat/j/ft_sam_j04.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
27-Sep-2013 04:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2015 17:22 dlwooley Updated [Narrative]

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